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L.L. Bean 2018 beer collaboration promo video
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Five Maine Breweries Are Releasing L.L. Bean Beers This Fall

To coincide with this season’s forthcoming line of “small batch” Bean Boots, iconic Maine retailer L.L.Bean has teamed up with a handful of local breweries […]

Brewer's Fork
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Ask the Editor: A Good Restaurant for Fun and Beer-Loving Relatives?

Welcome to Ask the Editor, Boston magazine’s dining advice column. Need a restaurant recommendation? Ask a pro. Question: Where should I take my aunt and […]

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Drink This Now: Full-Strength Beers by Session Specialists Notch

Planning to notch a few pints this Oktoberfest season? You could head to Salem, where Notch Brewing is finally flexing its skills with full-strength beer: a […]

Six best fall beers from Massachusetts breweries
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Six Best Massachusetts Fall Beers, Ranked

Green leaves are starting to show pops of red and gold, the temperatures are finally dipping below 60 degrees at night, and certain pumpkin beers […]

TRILLIUM’S JC AND ESTHER TETREAULT
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Trillium Farm and Brewery in Connecticut Is Officially Happening

Before we’ve even glimpsed inside the Trillium Brewing Co. restaurant opening soon in Fort Point, the growing beer company has given us something else to […]

Kevin Youkilis was shopping at Craft Beer Cellar Fenway
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Kevin Youkilis Is In Boston to Launch His Beer Here This Week

Since he left the Boston Red Sox as a lovable infielder during the 2012 season, Kevin Youkilis has gotten into the beer industry. He and […]

The Castle Island beer garden at Constitution Wharf overlooks Boston Harbor and the skyline
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Castle Island Is Opening a Beer Garden on the Charlestown Waterfront

As the final full month of summer kicks into gear, so too does Boston’s beer garden scene. Joining the likes of Trillium, Notch, Lamplighter, and […]

Dorchester Brewing Co. entrance
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Beer Partnerships, Keytar Bear, and a Rooftop Beer Hall: Dorchester Brewing Co. at Two Years

A few years ago, Matt Malloy was really starting to get annoyed that he had to travel to Cambridge or Somerville in order to try […]

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Night Shift Is Opening Two Charles River Beer Gardens

UPDATE, Monday, August 13, 6 p.m.: The Owl’s Nest beer garden at Herter Park opens Saturday, Aug. 18, at noon. Night Shift has been slinging drinks along […]

People saying cheers with Remnant brewing beers
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Everything to Know Right Now About Boston’s Seasonal Beer Gardens

This post was last updated Friday, September 21, at 11 a.m. Summer is winding down, but never fear, our commitment to bringing you all the latest on the […]

The family-friendly taproom in Milo, Maine, serves a rotating lineup of Bissell Brothers beer on draft and in cans
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Bissell Brothers Debuts a Wild Beer Brewery in Central Maine

Summertime is prime time for a beer road trip, and there’s a new destination way up in Maine—especially for folks who like the great outdoors. […]

The "snug" and bar at Democracy Brewing
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First Look at Democracy Brewing in Downtown Boston

Democracy is thriving in Downtown Crossing: Democracy Brewing, a worker-owned pub and neighborhood brewery, is opening its Temple Place doors to the public on Wednesday, […]

Cisco Brewers beers on a gray day in Nantucket
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Nantucket’s Cisco Brewers Is Opening a Portsmouth Pub

An island escape to Nantucket is not complete without a visit to its beverage-making oasis: Cisco Brewers, Triple Eight Distillery, and Nantucket Winery’s shared production […]

The Duckfat Frites Shack is now open at the Oxbow Blending & Bottling beer garden
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Portland Favorite Duckfat Has a Casual New Takeout Restaurant

’Tis the season for day trips to southern Maine. As if you needed another reason to visit Bostonians’ other favorite city, perennially packed Portland restaurant […]

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What to Eat (and Drink) This Weekend

Late-Night Kimchi Hot Dogs and Donksicles Okay, so this is kind of a weeknight thing—but Little Donkey just reintroduced an hour of late-night dining every Sunday-Thursday. If […]